Colchester School District

125 Laker Lane, PO Box 27, Colchester, VT 05446 Telephone: 802-264-5999 Fax: 802-863-4774


Colchester High School
Colchester School District
Colchester, Vermont

Job Details
Job ID: 3090559 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: April 30, 2019 Starting Date: July 1, 2019

Job Description
POSITION TITLE: School Librarian

GENERAL DESCRIPTION: The librarian is responsible for the effective and efficient operation of the school library program, facility, and materials. Collaborating with other staff members, the librarian
provides developmentally appropriate programs and procedures which meet the specific needs of students in his/her assigned school.

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: Salary and work year are in accordance with the current Master Contract and salary schedule.

CLASSIFICATION: Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) exempt

REPORTS TO: Building Principal

EVALUATION: Performance in this position will be evaluated in accordance with provisions in the current Master Agreement between the Colchester Education Association and the School Board. Evaluation will be completed according to the guidelines defined in the district's Differentiated Evaluation Process.

SUPERVISES: Aides as assigned

1. Current Vermont Department of Education license as a school librarian and/or media specialist.
2. Masters degree in library science strongly preferred; prior teaching/supervisory experience desirable.
3. Excellent interpersonal, organizational and collaborative skills.
4. Knowledge and experience in the use of technology, telecommunications, and automation.
5. Commitment to the district’s mission and Strategic Plan.

1. Supervise the operation of the school library/media center on a daily basis.
2. Instruct, supervise, and facilitate the professional knowledge of all library staff.
3. Develop, submit to the principal, and administer an annual budget for all materials and equipment purchased through the library.
4. Serve as a resource person to all students and staff in the school; create appropriate library/media center programs.
5. Orient new students and staff to current library procedures, practices, resources, and programs.
6. Actively participate in faculty, department, team, and other school based meetings, as appropriate.
7. Encourage the involvement of faculty and students in the selection of new library materials and/or related technology/equipment.
8. Supervise the classification, repair, and inventory of all library books and resources.
9. Facilitate access to materials through automation, inter library loan, CD ROM usage, and/or computer networking.
10. Collaborate with other librarians in the development, dissemination, implementation, and evaluation of both school based procedures and district policies related to library resources (e.g. Copyright Policy, Materials Selection/Review Policy, Student/Parent Handbooks, etc.).

Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 1

Welcome to Colchester High School!

Colchester High School, part of the Colchester School District, is located in northwestern Vermont near Lake Champlain. We are the "Lakers", and our mascot is Champ. CHS, accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, opened in the fall of 1975.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Colchester School District is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

Job Requirements
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    There are no application questions required for this job posting.

    Contact Information
    Chad DeMagistris, Assistant Principal
    PO Box 900
    131 Laker Lane
    Colchester, Vermont 05446
    Phone: 802-264-5700